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Shwemawdaw Pagoda - VI


Shwemawdaw Pagoda - VI
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Copyright: Ken Boulter (Sardonik) Silver Note Writer [C: 2 W: 0 N: 816] (1937)
Genre: People
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2008-02-25
Categories: Daily Life
Exposure: f/0.6, 1/333 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2017-06-15 3:40
Viewed: 214
Points: 0
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
I think this photograph conveys a lot of information. It is midday, and the sun is hot. These young monks use a portion of their robe to cover their heads and afford a bit of protection from all of the UV rays. Then, you will notice they are carrying one flip-flop only, the other being left at the entrance. On my visit to Myanmar, I was always annoyed at having to remove footwear and then put it back on at departure. Sure, I understand respect for religious structures and customs and all that, but still.....

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